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Add to Calendar 23-05-2014 11:30:00 23-05-2014 12:30:00 68 The Business of Change: A Higher Education Prespective Vivanta by Taj, Surajkund, Delhi Franchise India Holdings Limited true DD/MM/YYYY

The Business of Change: A Higher Education Prespective

Time: 11:30 - 12:30

Session Highlights:
  • Promoting Continuous Learning: Bridging between High School & College, College & University, University to Career, Career to Career 2.0
  • The Business of Change: Business and University Collaboration: What can the HE sector and industry learn from each other. The benefits and challenges of partnering with the industry?
  • How to make a research-based innovation ecosystem happen in University: Improving the student and HE Institutes takeaway from each other and leading Indian Universities into the future
  • Reinventing your library: How to seamlessly integrate your library with ebooks, electronic files and online digital content to empower your students
  • Education without Borders; Transporting Knowledge not Students: How to bring quality education, right experience and exposure in India. Investing in meaningful partnerships, academic quality and deep technology integration

Keynote Address: Dr. Nikhil Sinha, Vice Chancellor, Shiv Nadar University

Mr. Nikhil Sinha, is the Vice Chancellor of the Shiv Nadar University, and a Senior Advisor to the Shiv Nadar Foundation and HCL Corporation. In his academic career.... Read More

Session Chair: Mr. R P Sisodia, IAS, Joint Secretary (Higher Education), Ministry of HRD, GOI

Mr R. P. Sisodia, IAS is the Joint Secretary in the department of higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource development, Government of India and Mission Director, Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyaan... Read More

Session Moderator: Ms. Meeta W Sengupta, Founder, Centre For Education Strategy

Ms. Meeta Sengupta is an advisor, consultant and writer on education and works to build bridges between policy, practice and research. She designs institutional intervention to improve learning... Read More

Dr. Amrendra Pani, Research Director, AIU

Dr. Amarendra Pani is the Deputy Director & Head, Research Division Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi. Dr. Amarendra Pani holds a Doctoral Degree in Education from Punjab University, Chandigarh.... Read More

Mr. Vasu K Saksena, Chief Executive Officer, Merittrac Services Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Vasu is the CEO of MeritTrac. As a keen educationist, he has a sharp eye for perfection and rigour, both built in the Company's composition.... Read More

Dr. Satish Sharma, Director (Colleges), DAV College Management Committee

Dr. Satish Kumar Sharma is Director (Colleges) of DAVCMC. He has about 30 years teaching experience at Arya College Ludhiana and more than 7 years experience as Principal of DAV Colleges at Jagraon, Amritsar and Jalandhar... Read More

Mr. Mahendra Bapna, Founder & CEO, University-21 (Higher Education)

Mr. Mahendra Bapna, former CEO of two Tata enterprises (is an Advanced Leadership Initiative Fellow-2012 at Harvard University).... Read More